ArticleWound Healing Process and Wound Care Dressing: A Detailed Review
Kurhade Suvarna* , Momin Munira
Wound care dressings aim to restore the milieu required for skin regeneration and to protect the wound from environmental threats and penetration of bacteria. Any single type of wound dressing can not address the need and management of all types of wound s. The availability of different types of wound dressings and research for newer type of wound dressing has increased in the last decade. This review discusses the common and advanced wound management dressings, their key advantages and shortcomings. It also discusses the need for dressin gs with their properties in wound management. The definition and classification of wounds together with the different stages of wound healing are also briefly described. In addition to that this article also compiles the list of wound care product available in the market.
Wound, Wound Healing, Wound Care.